University of Zawiya

country rank  9
world rank  9541

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University Overview

Established in 1988, University of Zawiya is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the large town of Zawiya (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Tripolitania. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Al-Zawia, Sabrata, Sorman, Al-Ajailat, Zuwara, Gemayel, Rikdalin, Zlatan. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Libya, University of Zawiya is a coeducational higher education institution. University of Zawiya offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details.

University Identity

Name جامعة الزاوية‎‎
Founded 1988

University Location

Address PO Box 16418
Zawiya (population range: 50,000-249,999)
T +218 (23) 762 659
F +218 (23) 7624 0035
Other locations Al-Zawia, Sabrata, Sorman, Al-Ajailat, Zuwara, Gemayel, Rikdalin, Zlatan

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Not reported
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of Arab Universities (AArU)
  • Association of African Universities (AAU)
  • League of Islamic Universities (LIU)

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019